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EtymologyEdit

Possibly from a Vulgar Latin *gregius, as in lana *gregia, from Latin grex.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

greggio (feminine singular greggia, masculine plural greggi, feminine plural greggie)

  1. raw, unrefined
  2. crude (petroleum)
  3. rough, uncut (gemstones)
  4. untanned (leather)
  5. unbleached

NounEdit

greggio m (plural greggi)

  1. crude oil

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ greggio in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)